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Let's Go Bananas

Recoleta 554, Cusco 084, Peru
+51 977 205 543
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good15%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
23 Dec 2015
“Cosy and friendly, and super cheap!”
25 Nov 2015
“Better to go bananas than papayas!”
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International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
Recoleta 554, Cusco 084, Peru
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Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Let's go bananas is the cheapest hostel in cusco, right next to the city centre, ideal for backpackers! There's always international people in there, hanging out and playing instruments, and the staff are great :) meet jacob, the owner, who will help you out with...More

Thank Alicia C
Reviewed 26 November 2015

We found this place looking for tours, very friendly, negotiable, we arranged 2 tours for reasonable price, and even washed our laundry there. The tour assistance was good, with good tour guides. Overall friendly place, good for backpackers, music at night, bar with liter beer...More

Thank LaraVroom
Reviewed 23 June 2015

We loved the chocolate crepes here! The vibe is really chilled out, which was ace, and it was on our walk in to town - what's not to like?

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

I came on a recommendation of a friend and tried one of the Crêpes. Just like my mom makes them at home! The place has a backpacker's atmosphere and is very individual. You can also get sandwiches and Smoothies.

2  Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Great atmosphere, delicious food, Chris and Conny are excellent hosts, Clean beds, affordable. They've made bunch of improvements since my visit in April 2013. If you are an easy-going traveller, looking for good food, clean bed, nice company this is a place for you!!! Snobs...More

3  Thank Taras R
Reviewed 5 September 2014 via mobile

Colourful nook with smiling faces, great musica, buena ondas, delicious smoothies and guacamole mm mm. Bananas for this place :)

Thank Bohempia
Reviewed 4 August 2014 via mobile

This little place is a hostel/ restaurant however, I can only rate the restaurant. They only did breakfast when we went but that was more than ok with my boyfriend and I. We got banana crepes ( 3 crepes and a banana shake) and avocado...More

1  Thank shewantstotravel
Reviewed 26 November 2013

Well.. I booked five nights here and on the second night my entire backpack was stolen. I was extreamly concerned beforehand as for the entire 8 bed dorm we were only given one key and there is zero security. Anybody can wonder in off the...More

2  Thank Mat W
Reviewed 3 November 2013 via mobile

Very positive place with positive ppl. I've spend 3 nights here with my friend at this time was really cool. They have also best juice in town!

2  Thank Błażej Z
Reviewed 29 October 2013

It's easy to get lost in the many torist traps littered around Cusco but I'm glad I chanced upon this gem. This cosy cafe offers delicious and healthy meals at an affordable price. With great music, friendly staff and pretty decent wifi, it's an easy...More

Thank Charlene S
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$2 - US$4
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Recoleta 554, Cusco 084, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Cusco Region  >  Cusco
  • Phone Number: +51 977 205 543
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